2/12/2010 Daily Hardware Reviewsview story

http://www.dailytech.com – DailyTech's roundup of hardware reviews from around the web for Friday... (General)

How to Prepare For an Operating System Upgradeview story

http://linux.bihlman.com – How to Prepare For an Operating System Upgrade By Brady Crabb Upgrading software is a task that should done with some care. When you upgrade an application you should backup your data for it. But when you are performing an operating system upgrade, you should do more than just back up the data. (General)

Linux Mint 8 – Fluxbox edition releasedview story

http://www.linuxcritic.com – A new version of Linux Mint 8 has been released. This time including the popular streamlined window manager, Fluxbox as it's main desktop environment. From the release announcement: This release has been built with the emphasis on a lightweight and yet fully functional desktop centered on the Fluxbox window manager. (General)

News: Fewer than 50 percent of gamers can run DX10 gamesview story

http://www.raiden.net – The January '010 Steam Hardware Survey has been published on Valve's Steam website, these statistics give you a pretty good idea of what kind of hardware the average PC gamer uses.more ... (Distributions)

Linux Mint 8 Fluxbox released!view story

http://www.linuxmint.com – The team is proud to announce the release of Linux Mint 8 “Helena” Fluxbox Community Edition. Quick steps: (Distributions)

5.0 - Works great (Sony Vaio VGN FE90PS)view story

http://www.ubuntuhcl.org – Sony Vaio FE90PS - Japanese (custom spec hardware series) Works out of the box with no problems at all. Upgrading Ubuntu 9.04 -> 9.10, there were one or two minor graphics freezing issues straight after, but running an update immediately after upgrad... (Hardware)

IBM, EU Team up to Improve Chip Reliabilityview story

http://www.linux.com – IBM Research is partnering with businesses and universities from the European Union to help semiconductor companies create more reliable and efficient chips. (Hardware)

5.0 - Works Well (Insignia NS-DSC10B)view story

http://www.ubuntuhcl.org – This camera is not great for professionals, but it is pretty good for the everyday user. it has 10 MP, and a 23 MB Internal Memory for about 8-10 pictures based on quality. Mine is a blue model. It works out of the box with ubuntu detecting it as a stor... (Hardware)

Cisco Closes Critical Holes in IronPort Appliancesview story

http://www.linux.com – Cisco reports that, without authentication, an attacker can remotely read out data as well as inject and execute arbitrary code. The Encryption Appliances and PostX MAP are affected... (Hardware)

Hardware detection sequence in ubuntu 9.10view story

http://www.ubuntux.org – Hello, I'm a newbie in linux. I have been trying to understand how hardware is handled in Ubuntu 9.10. I am hoping someone can simply tell me how this is done by a simple overview. It's not that I am too lazy to try and find this info myself, I have infact made hard copy of lots of sites. The problem I run into is not knowing what programs and schemes are valid for 9.10. (Distributions)